Category: BCRA

April 2019 Newsletter

03-30-19 Placerville Speedway – BCRA Midget Lite – Race Report

By Mark Sublett 03-30-19 – Placerville, CA….The “Bandit” Scott Kinney from Citrus Heights held off hometown hero Terry Bergstom to win the season opening 20 lap Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite main event held at Placerville Speedway Saturday night. The former champion and longtime supporter of the BCRA Midget lite division wanted to thank, …

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Historic first pavement race for POWRi BCRA midgets at Madera Speedway 3/16/2019

From the desk of Kevin Triplett The Performance Open Wheel Racing Inc. (POWRi) Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) Lucas Oil Midget Series presented a non-points exhibition race for the MAVTV Midget Series at the historic 1/3-mile paved Madera Speedway on Saturday March 16, 2019, the first pavement race of the new POWRi BCRA era. 2018 …

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Kern County Raceway hosts historic first POWRi BCRA race

From the Desk of Kevin Triplett The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) kicked off its 80th year of racing action and entered a new era with the first-ever Performance Open Wheel Racing Inc. (POWRi) BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series race Friday night March 15, 2019 on the 1/3-mile Dirt Track at Kern County Raceway near …

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POWRi BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series Kicks 2019 Season Off Friday Night at The Dirt Track at Kern County

(PETERSEN MEDIA- Sacramento, CA )- A busy off season for the Bay Cities Racing Association has seen the storied organization join forces with Performance Open Wheel Racing Inc. (POWRi) to create the POWRi BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series. For the first time ever a POWRi sanctioned race will take place in California Friday night at The …

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2018 BCRA Championship Awards Banquet

From the desk of Kevin Triplett   On a rainy Saturday night on February 2, 2019 the drivers, car owners, crews and officials of the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) gathered at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #1051 in Ripon California to share the successes of the 2018 season. Following the cocktail hour and …

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2019 POWRi-BCRA Midget Rules – updated 2/21/2019 see pgs 17 & 18

POWRi & BCRA Form New Partnership with POWRi BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series

BELLEVILLE, IL. (February 14, 2019) – Performance Open Wheel Racing, Inc. (POWRi), an already established midget racing powerhouse, is proud to announce the addition of some west coast flavor to the brand as a partnership with the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) has been formed. The BCRA group will be rebranded as the POWRi BCRA …

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2019 Midget Lite Division Schedule

March 30, 2019 – Placerville Speedway April 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway April 27, 2019 – Merced Speedway May 4, 2019 – Placerville Speedway June 22, 2019 – Merced Speedway July 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway July 27, 2019 – Placerville Speedway September 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway September 21, 2019 – Placerville Speedway

November Newsletter

Gerhardt wins Sunday Afternoon at Stockton 99 Speedway

Jesse Love 2018 BCRA series champion By Bob Roza A special Sunday afternoon Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) season-ending racing program closed out 2018 and concluded a big two-day weekend show at Stockton 99 Speedway that also featured the BCRA vintage division, the Gunslingers Sprint Cars, USAC Western Speed2 midgets and the Legends of Kearny …

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Jesse Love makes it three wins in a row at Stockton 99

By Kevin Triplett The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) mighty midgets raced on Saturday night October 27 as the first part of a special 2018 season-ending racing program at the lightning fast Stockton 99 Speedway.  and concluded a big two-day weekend show that also featured the Gunslingers winged Sprint Car series, the BCRA vintage division, …

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October Newsletter

Jesse Love claims the Harvest Classic

From the desk of Kevin Triplett   13-year old racer Jess Love of Menlo Park California made history Saturday night at Madera Speedway as he won the 46th annual Harvest Classic and became the youngest winner in the storied 79-year history of the Bay Cities Racing Association. Love started his night by qualifying second in …

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Calistoga’s Louie Vermeil Classic – BCRA Vintage News

Calistoga’s Louie Vermeil Classic 9/1 & 2/18 By June Wheeler-Ferreira What a way to spend Labor Day Week-end at one of our most beautiful ½ mile dirt track. There was a lot of hard racing by the Western Midgets and CRA Sprints. We ran with the WRA Vintage Midgets, Sprints and Track Roadsters. The Cage Sprints …

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